The Coronavirus disease-2019 has badly affected the entire world. We must take preventive and precautionary measures to check its spread. The most important measures to check the spread of the disease are social or physical distancing and use of alcohol based hand wash. As COVID-19 is infectious and contagious in nature, we must take the disease seriously. We must immediately contact or consult the medical team if we suffer from the symptoms of COVID-19. We can take the following measures to avoid being infected with the virus:
a. We should regularly wash hands with alcohol based hand wash or soap and water.
b. We should avoid touching our eyes, nose and mouth.
c. We should maintain physical distance of at least three feet from others. Unless it is urgently necessary, it is better and safer to stay home and avoid crowds.
d. We should wear masks and cover our nose and mouth with tissue while coughing or sneezing.
e. We must seek medical help if we have cough and difficulty breathing.
Since no medicine or vaccine is yet available, only symptomatic and supportive treatment of COVID-19 is being provided for the time being. we must take all precautions to save ourselves and others from the attack of COVID-19. However, medical scientists are struggling hard to check the disease and have already made some progress. So we can hope to get rid of the Coronavirus disease very soon.